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Kala Hutan dan Gambut di Sumsel Terancam Pembentukan Kabupaten Baru

April 21, 2014

MONGABAY. Kabupaten baru di Sumatera Selatan (Sumsel) tengah diusulkan. Namanya Kabupaten Pantai Timur. Ia pemekaran dari Kabupaten Ogan Komering Ilir (OKI). Para penggiat lingkungan hidup, mengkhawatirkan kabupaten baru ini akan mengancam keberadaan hutan dan rawa gambut di pesisir timur daerah ini. 537 more words


Small Town in Trouble: when does the boat come in?

I live in Abbeyfeale. A recent Report by Teagasc tells me it’s one of the weakest towns in Ireland, from an economic perspective. The reasons for this are complex apparently but include its position on the edge of the Limerick City/Tralee commuter belts, higher levels of unemployment, lower levels of education and larger proportions of unoccupied housing. 352 more words


Bioregionalism and Frank Mears

An outline of the career of a Scottish planner who sought to apply a Bioregionalist perspective to the challenge of rural regeneration. 

In the Spring 1995 issue of… 1,224 more words

Patrick Geddes

Declarations by The International Planning Committee for Food Sovereignty (IPC)

The International Planning Committee for Food Sovereignty (IPC) is an autonomous and self-organised global platform of small-scale food producers and rural workers organizations and grass root/community based social movements to advance the Food Sovereignty agenda at the global and regional level.

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Staff Profile: Yosef Pandit

By: Alyssa Dilly

Though Mr. Yosef Pandit, Mobile Health Team coordinator and Village Health Worker trainer at CRHP, has recently celebrated his retirement, he continues to be an integral member of the Jamkhed community and CRHP staff. 629 more words



I am not one of the octogenarians who have only rosy memories of #MyCountry. I am one one of those you could call ‘the new school’. 1,075 more words


Melung, Underrated Awesomeness (part 2 of 3)

(You can read the previous article here)

It’s been 30 minutes since I finished my fried sweet potato, and it’s almost an hour I’ve been standing under the roof of this snack stall. 766 more words